ERIC Number: EJ1032171
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 11
Mismanaging Concussions in Intercollegiate Football
Moser, Austin; Miller, John J.
Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance, v85 n2 p38-40 2014
In 2011, Adrian Arrington filed a class action lawsuit against the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) on behalf of himself and other athletes who had sustained concussions that resulted in long-term injuries. In the lawsuit, Arrington alleged that the NCAA employed a negligent approach to concussed student-athletes.
Descriptors: College Athletics, Injuries, Trauma, Team Sports, Athletes, Court Litigation, Negligence, Legal Responsibility, Risk Management, Physical Activities
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Postsecondary Education; Higher Education
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